Detroit (2nd - AL Central) at Tampa Bay (4th - AL East)

Matchup Details
Wed, Aug 20 - Tropicana Field
First Pitch - 7:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Detroit 67-56-6.4733-2934-2764-5556-67-3.86
Tampa Bay 61-64-17.6828-3533-2957-6153-72-15.93
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Detroit
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPJ. Verlander
Ques Sat
Shoulder
08/19/14
Verlander has been diagnosed with right shoulder inflammation and is questionable for his next scheduled start Saturday against the Twins.4-3
$+55
4-3
SPA. Sanchez
Early Sept
Pectoral
08/10/14
Sanchez has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained right pectoralis. He is expected to miss three-to-four weeks.4-6
$-329
6-4
RPJ. Soria
15-day DL
Oblique
08/10/14
Soria has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain.4-5
$-214
6-3
LFA. Dirks
60-day DL
Back
08/17/14
Dirks is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from back surgery. He suffered another setback and there is no timetable for his return.67-56
$-647
64-55
RPL. Putkonen
60-day DL
Elbow
08/06/14
Putkonen has been transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list while recovering from elbow inflammation. He has begun a throwing program and is hopeful to return before the end of the season.58-50
$-778
58-47
RPJ. Hanrahan
60-day DL
Elbow
07/22/14
Hanrahan is on the 60-day disabled list as he continues to recover from May 2013 Tommy John surgery. He suffered a setback during his rehab and is not expected to pitch this season.53-47
$-758
54-44
SSJ. Iglesias
out for season
Leg
06/04/14
Iglesias is on the 60-day disabled list with stress fractures in both legs. He will miss the entire 2014 season.67-56
$-647
64-55
RPB. Rondon
out for season
Elbow
04/08/14
Rondon is on the 60-day disabled list following Tommy John surgery to repair a torn UCL. He will miss the 2014 season.67-56
$-647
64-55
Tampa Bay
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
RFW. Myers
Late Aug
Wrist
08/20/14
Myers has been transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list after suffering a right wrist injury. He began a rehab assignment and could be activated this week.38-32
$-199
28-38
CR. Hanigan
15-day DL
Abdominal
08/19/14
Hanigan is on the 15-day disabled list due to an oblique injury. He has resumed baseball activities and is expected to be sent on a rehab assignment this week.19-12
$+529
11-18
LFD. DeJesus
15-day DL
Hand
08/12/14
DeJesus is on the 15-day disabled list after suffering a fractured left hand. He will complete a rehab assignment before rejoining the team.33-19
$+1079
21-27
LFJ. Sands
out for season
Wrist
07/12/14
Sands is on the 15-day disabled list with a strained tendon in his left wrist that requires season-ending surgery.30-16
$+1254
18-24
SPM. Moore
out for season
Elbow
05/27/14
Moore is on the 60-day disabled list with a torn UCL. He underwent successful Tommy John surgery and will miss the remainder of the season.57-60
$-1649
53-57
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Detroit Tigers look to build off a productive offensive effort when they visit the Tampa Bay Rays for the middle contest of their three-game series on Wednesday. The Tigers rallied from four runs down and received RBIs from seven players to beat the Rays 8-6 in 11 innings on Tuesday, remaining in a virtual tie with Seattle for the second American League wild card and two games behind first-place Kansas City in the AL Central.

 
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